Mount Vernon District Trivia

Answer this week's question correctly and win a prize.

Welcome to yet another round of Patch's trivia game!

Here are the rules: we ask a question pertaining to the Mount Vernon District, and the first person to answer correctly in the comments section below wins a Patchy prize!

This week's question was submitted by Patch reader Rick Gamble. Thanks for submitting your question, Rick!

Here's the question:

What year did the Mount Vernon District begin to supply electricity generated by nuclear power to Fairfax County?

A. 1957

B. 1961

C. 1966

D. 1973

Please submit your answer in the comments section below.

If you have a question you'd like to contribute to our trivia game, email jessie.biele@patch.com.

Thanks for playing!

About this contest: Entrants must be in compliance with the .

james cumbo March 13, 2012 at 01:42 PM
Have a great day folks :}
james cumbo March 13, 2012 at 01:46 PM
1973 is when it started...
Wildermann March 14, 2012 at 12:29 PM
North Anna started in 1978 and Surrey started in 1972 so it must have been 1973.
Jessie Biele March 14, 2012 at 04:17 PM
Not quite, y'all! Keep guessing! I know this is a tough one.
Bill Murphy March 27, 2012 at 07:22 PM
1957 Ft Belvoir


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